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LocationClark County
Call No940.542 MacC
TitleUnknown valor : a story of family, courage, and sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima / Martha MacCallum ; with Ronald J. Drez.
AuthorMacCallum, Martha, 1964- author.
Total Circ1
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StatusLocationBarcodeCall NoCreated OnIssue NameCirc StatusTemp Loc
 Clark County30293101832876940.542 MacC7/28/2020 AvailableClark County

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9780062853851
International Standard Book Number 0062853856
Personal Name MacCallum, Martha, 1964- author.
Title Statement Unknown valor : a story of family, courage, and sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima / Martha MacCallum ; with Ronald J. Drez.
Edition Statement First edition.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2020.
Physical Description xvii, 314 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-314).
Formatted Contents Note Introduction: War plan orange -- Prologue: Peekskill, 1971 -- Arlington, Massachusetts, 1938 -- Infamy -- Outrage -- The changing tide -- What Hirohito knew -- The first step : say a prayer for your pal on Guadalcanal -- 1943 -- Cracking the inner ring -- Willing to fight -- D-Day : from Normandy to Saipan -- Japan's doorstep -- "A ghastly relentlessness" -- "An island of sulphur : no water, no sparrow, and no swallow" -- "Hell with the fire out" -- The badlands.
Summary, Etc. "In honor of the 75th Anniversary of one of the most critical battles of World War II ... Martha MacCallum pays tribute to the heroic men who sacrificed everything at Iwo Jima to defeat the Armed Forces of Emperor Hirohito--among them, a member of her own family"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject United States. Marine Corps History World War, 1939-1945.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns Pacific Area.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Marines United States Biography.
Index Term-Genre/Form Personal narratives.
Index Term-Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Entry, Personal Name Drez, Ronald J., 1940- author.

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